NASDAQ:PLUG - Plug Power Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$1.93 +0.04 (+2.12 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 03:50 AM ET)
Previous Close$1.89
Today's Range$1.87 - $1.94
52-Week Range$1.53 - $3.21
Volume3.06 million shs
Average Volume3.36 million shs
Market Capitalization$410.26 million
P/E Ratio-3.22
Dividend YieldN/A
Plug Power logoPlug Power Inc., an alternative energy technology provider, engages in the design, development, commercialization, and manufacture of hydrogen and fuel cell systems for the material handling and stationary power markets primarily in North America and Europe. It focuses on proton exchange membrane (PEM) fuel cell and fuel processing technologies, fuel cell/battery hybrid technologies, and related hydrogen storage and dispensing infrastructure. The company offers GenDrive, a hydrogen fueled PEM fuel cell system that provides power to material handling electric vehicles; GenFuel, a hydrogen fueling delivery, generation, storage, and dispensing systems; GenCare, which is an ongoing maintenance program for GenDrive fuel cells, GenSure products, GenFuel products, and ProGen engines; and GenSure, a stationary fuel cell solution that provides scalable modular PEM fuel cell power to support the backup and grid-support power requirements of the telecommunications, transportation, and utility sectors. It also provides GenKey, a turn-key solution for transitioning to fuel cell power; ProGen, a fuel cell stack and engine technology that is used in mobility and stationary fuel cell systems, and as engines in electric delivery vans; and GenFund, which offers financing solutions to customers. The company offers its products to distribution and manufacturing businesses, and government agencies through direct product sales force, original equipment manufacturers, and dealer networks. Plug Power Inc. was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in Latham, New York.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Electrical industrial apparatus
SectorIndustrial Products


Debt-to-Equity Ratio4.16
Current Ratio1.07
Quick Ratio0.69


Trailing P/E Ratio-3.22
Forward P/E Ratio-10.16
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$103.26 million
Price / Sales4.01
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$0.32 per share
Price / Book6.03


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($0.60)
Net Income$-127,080,000.00
Net Margins-66.16%
Return on Equity-108.78%
Return on Assets-22.90%


Outstanding Shares214,790,000
Market Cap$410.26 million

Plug Power (NASDAQ:PLUG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Plug Power's stock symbol?

Plug Power trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PLUG."

How were Plug Power's earnings last quarter?

Plug Power Inc (NASDAQ:PLUG) released its earnings results on Thursday, August, 9th. The electronics maker reported ($0.12) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.09) by $0.03. The electronics maker earned $39.93 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $40.52 million. Plug Power had a negative net margin of 66.16% and a negative return on equity of 108.78%. The business's quarterly revenue was up 76.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.10) EPS. View Plug Power's Earnings History.

When is Plug Power's next earnings date?

Plug Power is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, November, 14th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Plug Power.

What price target have analysts set for PLUG?

8 equities research analysts have issued 12 month price targets for Plug Power's stock. Their forecasts range from $2.50 to $5.00. On average, they expect Plug Power's stock price to reach $3.5714 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 85.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Plug Power.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Plug Power?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Plug Power in the last year. There are currently 8 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Plug Power.

Are investors shorting Plug Power?

Plug Power saw a increase in short interest in August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 33,882,433 shares, an increase of 0.1% from the August 15th total of 33,851,031 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,872,044 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 11.8 days. Currently, 16.0% of the shares of the company are sold short. View Plug Power's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Plug Power's key competitors?

Who are Plug Power's key executives?

Plug Power's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. George C. McNamee, Co-Founder & Chairman (Age 71)
  • Mr. Andrew J. Marsh, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 62)
  • Mr. Paul B. Middleton, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 51)
  • Mr. Keith C. Schmid, Sr. VP & COO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Gerard L. Conway Jr., Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 53)

Has Plug Power been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about PLUG stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Plug Power earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the electronics maker an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View Recent Headlines for Plug Power.

Who are Plug Power's major shareholders?

Plug Power's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (6.83%), Odey Asset Management Group Ltd (2.29%), Northern Trust Corp (1.18%), Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.53%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.42%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.42%). Company insiders that own Plug Power stock include George C Mcnamee, Gregory B Graves and Liquide Investissements D' Air. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Plug Power.

Which institutional investors are selling Plug Power stock?

PLUG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Northern Trust Corp, New Jersey Better Educational Savings Trust, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, California Public Employees Retirement System and Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc.. Company insiders that have sold Plug Power company stock in the last year include Gregory B Graves and Liquide Investissements D' Air. View Insider Buying and Selling for Plug Power.

Which institutional investors are buying Plug Power stock?

PLUG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Odey Asset Management Group Ltd, Nomura Holdings Inc., Global X Management Co LLC, BlackRock Inc. and Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. NY. View Insider Buying and Selling for Plug Power.

How do I buy shares of Plug Power?

Shares of PLUG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Plug Power's stock price today?

One share of PLUG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.93.

How big of a company is Plug Power?

Plug Power has a market capitalization of $410.26 million and generates $103.26 million in revenue each year. The electronics maker earns $-127,080,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($0.60) on an earnings per share basis. Plug Power employs 644 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Plug Power?

Plug Power's mailing address is 968 ALBANY-SHAKER ROAD, LATHAM NY, 12110. The electronics maker can be reached via phone at 518-782-7700 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Plug Power (NASDAQ PLUG)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  366 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  279 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  645
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Plug Power and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PLUG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PLUG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/21/2018 by Staff

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